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alkavervir

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noun al·ka·ver·vir \ ˌal-kə-ˈvər-ˌvi(ə)r , al-ˈkav-ə(r)- \

medical Definition of alkavervir

:a preparation containing ester alkaloids obtained from a hellebore (Veratrum viride) and used in treating hypertension

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